Scott started tying under tutelage of Andre Puyans in 1972 as a junior in high school, and later taught lessons at Andre’s shop. Scott also tied specialty spring creek flies for Hat Creek Anglers in Pleasanton, CA. Scott has been doing tying demonstrations for approximately 15 years at various shows and shops in Colorado. His patterns have been included in books by Rick Takahashi, Steve Schweitzer, and Michael Radencich. His passion is tying classic Atlantic Salmon Flies.